CLUB SPONSOR

www.nethergate.co.uk

UPCOMING FIXTURES

First Team

HOME v

NEWMARKETTOWN

Newmarket Town

(Thurlow Nunn Premier, Sat 12 Dec, 3pm)

5 x 170

 First Team

HOME v

FCCLACTON

FC Clacton

(Thurlow Nunn Premier, Wed 16 Dec, 7.45pm)

5 x 170

First Team

HOME v

GODMANCHESTEROV

Godmanchester Rov.

(Thurlow Nunn Premier, Sat 19 Dec, 3pm)

PROGRAMME SPONSOR

www.topmarquesdirect.co.uk

Match Report v Coggeshall Town (a)

COGGESHALL TOWN 3 - 0 LONG MELFORD

Thurlow Nunn Premier Division - Tue 17 April 2018

Melford were without David Lopez, Callum Hemson, Scott Sloots, Ashley Sloots and Dan Smith for tonight's match, while Hassan Ally started on the bench. 

However they were boosted by the return of Anthony Waugh, Ross Waugh and Elliot Walker, while recent signing Jose Zarzoso-Hernandez came off the bench to make his First Team debut after 5 appearances for the Reserves.

League leaders Coggeshall made it 9 straight wins in a row, a run that gives them a good opportunity of winning the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division title next month.

They were soon on the offensive in tonight's match and Melford defender Ross Waugh did well with a clearance under extreme pressure.

Melford then settled down and had a good chance but Anthony Waugh fired over from Nathan Rowe's free kick.

Coggeshall went in front after 18 minutes, their top scorer and former Colchester United striker NNAMDI NWACHUKU let fly with a 30 yard shot into the top corner.

Before Melford had time to recover from this early setback, a couple of minutes later Aaron Cosgrave had space to work with and crossed for JAMIE SHAW to tap home at the far post.

Melford regained their composure and put a few useful attacks together but it was game, set and match to Coggeshall before the break when GEORGE COCKLIN'S shot hit the bar and post before crossing the line off keeper James Scammell's back.

Melford introduced Hassan Ally for the second half and overall did much better. 

For only the third match since October, Melford didn't get themselves on the scoresheet but nevertheless kept going well and returned home with pride intact.

MELFORD: James Scammell, Jake Jackson, Ross Waugh, Anthony Waugh, Josh Collins, Ben Judge, Lewis Haughton, Elliot Walker, Steve Adams, Nathan Rowe, Will Wingfield 

Subs used: Hassan Ally, Sam Newton, Jose Zarzoso-Hernandez

Not used: Jamie Bradbury

WEBSITE SPONSOR

www.centrasecurity.co.uk

LATEST NEWS

Mon 23 Nov 2020

CLUBHOUSE UPDATE

5 x 170

Sat 21 Nov 2020

HAPPY BIRTHDAY

5 x 170

Fri 13 Nov 2020

PLAYER NEWS

5 x 170

Sun 08 Nov 2020

LEAGUE UPDATE

5 x 170

Wed 04 Nov 2020

LOCKDOWN LOOMS

5 x 170

Sat 31 Oct 2020

RESERVES REPORT

5 x 170

Wed 28 Oct 2020

LONG MELFORD 2 HADLEIGH UTD 2

5 x 170

Sat 24 Oct 2020

THETFORD TOWN 0 LONG MELFORD 2

5 x 170

Sat 26 Sep 2020

COVID INFO

 

CLUB SPONSOR

www.melfordvalley.com